Persimmon Homes - Buttercup Leys, DE24
Prices from £200,995 to £421,995
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Buttercup Leys is situated in Boulton Moor, a sought-after suburb on the southern edge of Derby. The immediate area offers all the ingredients for a great lifestyle – the nearby village of Elvaston has a beautiful Country Park, Alvaston boasts several schools along with a picturesque riverside park, and Chellaston, two miles southwest of the development, offers day-to-day amenities including supermarkets, pubs and a post office.
For all other amenities and activities, you'll be spoilt for choice since Derby is just a short five-mile journey away. The bustling city is home to a wide range of eateries, cultural venues, historical sites, and great options for shopping. The Intu shopping centre in particular, offers a vast choice of shops, restaurants and a cinema. As well as all these amenities close to home, the M1 is within easy reach a short distance to the southeast via the Derby Southern Bypass.
Buttercup Leys is in the enviable position of being close to Elvaston Castle and Country Park, Chellaston Brickworks Nature Reserve and Alvaston Park, all lovely places to get out and enjoy the outdoors. You'll also be close to the Peak District National Park, with its stunning landscape and charming villages. Calke Abbey and Staunton Harold Estate provide great days out too; meanwhile, keen golfers will enjoy the number of pristine courses in the area.
There are a number of excellent primary and secondary school surrounding Boulton Moor. Wndham Primary Academy, Oakwood Infant and Nursery School, Oakwood Junior School, Alvaston Infant and Nursery School and Alvaston Junior School can all be found five minutes away in Alvaston, along with several other schools within a three-mile radius.
Buttercup Leys is just a few minutes' drive from Derby's southern by-pass (the A50) with speedy links to the M1, which allows access to London and the North. The main public transport link is the bus service, which journeys either side of Boulton Moor as far as Derby and Swadlincote. Derby train station, 4.1 miles from the development, has regular train services to London Euston and London St Pancras in approximately one and a half hours. For journeys further afield, East Midlands Airport is conveniently close with its impressive list of national and international destinations.